So I was recently presented with a message after a firmware upgrade that a number of database tables needed to be upgraded. I searched the Fortinet knowledge base but found nothing. After a discussion with a Support Rep from Fortinet we quickly found the solution and being that it is a very common issue I thought I would post the steps on here for the general public.
Log onto your Analyzer and follow the below instructions.
– System – > Config -> SQL Database set the location to “Disabled”
– run on the CLI “execute sql-local remove-db” and confirm
– On the CLI run “execute reset sqllog transfer”
– SQL Database reactivate
Depending on how large your logs are the remove-db command make take several minutes.